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March 8, 2022

Atlanta, GA – Car Crash with Injuries on I-285 Near Cascade Rd

Atlanta, GA (March 8, 2022) – Injuries were reported in a car crash that took place on a highway in Atlanta on Monday evening, March 7. 

According to Fulton County officials, the accident happened around 6:39 p.m. in the northbound lanes of I-285 around the area of exit 7, Cascade Road. Several vehicles were traveling in the area when they collided with each other due to reasons that are not yet known. The vehicles involved in the accident were extensively damaged as a result of the accident. 

Several responders, including paramedics and fire crews, were dispatched to the scene to help those in need. One or more victims were injured in the collision. The injured parties were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Their identities and conditions are not known at this time. 

Due to the severity of the collision, the left lane of traffic was blocked in the area for a period of time. Police urged those in the area to use caution. 

No further details have been released. The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues at this time. 

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery. 

Car Accidents in Georgia

Car accidents are a leading cause of hospitalizations throughout the state of Georgia every year. In fact, hundreds of thousands of people are seriously injured every year due to these accidents. In one recent year’s time, over 125,000 people sustained injuries as a result of car accidents within the state of Georgia. Car accidents happen due to a wide array of reasons on our major roads throughout the state, including some of the following: 

  • Distracted driving
  • Drunk or drugged driving
  • Speeding
  • Fatigued driving

Drivers have a legal responsibility to abide by the rules of the road at all times. If you have been hurt in a car accident that you know was the fault of another party, you should be prepared to speak with a skilled Atlanta car accident attorney that you can trust. Having an attorney on your side can ensure that your rights are being protected. A legal advocate will help you meet deadlines in your claim, as well as help you to gather evidence that you need to be successful in your claim. If you have sustained injuries in a car accident, you have many options moving forward. It is important that you speak with a skilled Atlanta personal injury attorney in your time of need. 

Atlanta Car Accident Attorneys

At Monge & Associates Injury and Accident Attorneys, we are here to help you move forward after a car accident that is not your fault. We believe that you have every right to hold a party responsible for the harm that they have caused you in the event of a collision. Our attorneys will help you work toward the compensation that you deserve after an accident. These include aspects such as medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, and more. Please contact a car accident attorney in Atlanta at (678) 832-0585 to find out how we can assist you. 

Note: Our writers used secondary sources when creating this accident news post. We have not independently verified all of the facts surrounding this accident, therefore, if there is any information that is incorrect, contact Monge & Associates immediately. We will correct the post to reflect the most accurate information available.  We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene described in this post.